With its back against the wall, Alaska unleashed the Beast against Globalport.
It was not enough.
Terrence Romeo ended the Aces’ 2017 PBA Commissioner’s Cup campaign as the flamboyant star led the Batang Pier to a pulsating 107-106 win over the Aces Sunday at the MOA Arena.
Romeo finished with 21 points, highlighted by six triples. He also chipped in five rebounds and three assists. Pringle finished with 21 points, six rebounds and five assists. The team was led by in scoring by import Justin Harper’s 32 points, to go along with 17 rebounds.
In taking this playoff for the no. 8 seed, Globalport arranged a quarterfinal matchup against no. 1 Brgy. Ginebra with the Gin Kings holding a twice-to-beat advantage.